SAICA offers three reputable professional accounting and business designations from a foundational to a strategic level of accounting and business competence –

Accounting Technician [AT(SA)], Associate General Accountant [AGA(SA)] and Chartered Accountant [CA(SA)].

VIDEOS

COMING SOON

LATEST ARTICLES

ARTICLES FROM COVID-19 HUB

ARTICLES FROM ACCOUNTANCY SA

Scorecard: Sustainability CFOs are coming to the table

Sustainability CFOs are coming to the table A recent study by Deloitte on sustainability shows that corporate Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) are engaging with sustainability1 in increasing numbers. This study surveyed CFOs from companies each generating at least US$1 billion in revenue, drawn from across 14 countries on five continents. It paints a clear picture…

Read more

ANALYSIS: Inconsistent shareholder spread

Inconsistent shareholder spread – Disclosures The JSE’s current Listing Requirements contain ambiguities that lead to inconsistent disclosures on public and non-public shareholders. Listed companies need to disclose a shareholder spread in their annual report in terms of section 8.63(d) of the JSE’s Listings Requirements. The shareholder spread deals with the number and percentage shareholding by…

Read more

VIEWPOINT: The Reality Behind Price Earnings Ratios (PERs)

Charles Hattingh The Reality Behind Price Earnings Ratios (PERs) Financial commentators are often hopelessly misinformed when discussing PERs, particularly in the light of Gordon’s Growth Model. Commentators on local radio and television stations seem to believe that shares of companies are only fairly valued if their PERs are in the vicinity of 10. The sort…

Read more